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ROS… 2016 Vinho Regional Alentejano
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MEDEIROS
Bright pale salmon colour. Very spicy, honeyed, ripe apple nose with some black cardamom notes. Dry, light bodied, fairly spicy, somewhat honeyed, ripe plum-apple flavours with a light, crisp, Indian spice box and anise finish. Serve well chilled. This blend of 45% Touriga Nacional, 45% Syrah and 10% Aragonez (Tempranillo) has 12.5% alcohol and 5 g/L residual sugar. The preferred 2015 (45% Touriga Nacional, 41% Syrah and 14% AragonÍs) appeared in Vintages (*+/**) on July 9, 2016 at $12.95 and was an Explorer Selection. CSPC 451385
Type Rosť Table Wine
Agent Tra Cor
Country Portugal
Region
Rating *+/**(87 points)
Spicy, Off-Dry, Ripe Apple
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: This pink blend of 45% Touriga Nacional, 45% Syrah and 10% Aragonez (Tempranillo) offers enticing aromas of apricot, nectarine and melon. The palate is tangy and bright with an orange-peel zestiness emerging and carrying through the finish. Chill and sip with grilled seafood or couscous salad. (VINTAGES panel, April 2017) Price $ 12.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 10, 2017
Cases bought 417 (12 bottles per case)

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